An anti-face mask rally in Costa Mesa on Saturday afternoon, August 15, resulted in the arrest of two women on suspicion of trespassing, according to the Costa Mesa Police Department’s Facebook page.
The trespassing occurred at the Mother’s Market located at 1890 Newport Blvd., before 2:15 p.m., which is when a store manager called the police.
The Costa Mesa Police Department did not clarify what the protesters did to get arrested. Their identities were also kept private.
Demonstrators have been protesting COVID-19 restrictions near Newport Boulevard and 19th Street regularly.